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Simon Anderson

Gastroenterology

34 years of experience
34 years of experience

PATIENT REVIEWS

4.98

Reviewed By

Doctify

About

Dr Simon Anderson is a Consultant Gastroenterologist primarily based in London at the renowned London Bridge Hospital, as well as Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust. Alongside a highly experienced team, Dr Anderson's practice involves consultations, diagnosis and treatment of digestive and stomach diseases, which include inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and Crohn’s disease.

After graduating with a medical degree from the University of Cape Town, South Africa, in 1990, Dr Anderson ventured to London, where he undertook higher specialist training in Liver Diseases and Intensive Care at King's College Hospital, as well as in Gastroenterology at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital. After being awarded a Wellcome Institute Research Fellowship, he conducted full-time research at St Thomas' Hospital. In 2004, the University of London awarded Dr Anderson with a Doctorate of Medicine (MD). In 2006, he took up the role of Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist at Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, where he heads up an acute general medicine firm.

Dr Anderson's key areas of expertise include IBD, all therapeutic endoscopy, colonoscopy and balloon enteroscopy, wireless capsule endoscopy. His particular interests with regards to research include approaches for diagnosing and treating small-intestinal disease and ulcerative colitis. Most notably, Dr Anderson was the lead investigator on a recent clinical trial investigating the role of exercise in Crohn's disease and is also investigating the role of in IBD.

Much of the patient feedback Dr Anderson receives praises his caring yet professional approach when it comes to managing patients. He is also passionate about medical education and sharing his medical skills and expertise with the next generation of doctors.

Subspecialities

Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease

All procedures

  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopy (OGD)
  • Gastroscopy
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Bowel Cancer Screening
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopic Laser Treatment
  • Enteroscopy
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)

All conditions

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Bloating
  • Acid Reflux
  • Diarrhoea
  • Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Constipation
  • Heart Burn
  • Coeliac Disease
  • Gastric (Stomach) Ulcers
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Barrett's Oesophagus
  • Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
  • Fatty Liver Disease
  • Functional Bowel Disease
  • Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD) or Reflux
  • Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
  • Haemochromatosis
  • Hiatus Hernia
  • Iron Deficiency Anaemia
  • Oesophageal Spasm
  • Oesophagitis

Languages

English

Qualifications

MB ChB, MD, FRCP

Registered with

General Medical Council: 3626056

Locations

272 & 280 Kings Road, London, SW3 5AW

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Chelsea Bridge Road, London, SW1W 8RH

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Reviews

Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

4.98 / 5

Personal care received

4.98 / 5

Explanation of care provided

4.98 / 5

PATIENT REVIEWS

4.98

Reviewed By

Doctify